About Us

 

The Surety Advisors team is anchored by Kieran Moran and Charles Moran (who are not related). Kieran and Charles have worked together since 1995. Combined they have over 42 years of surety insurance experience. Their contacts in the industry and sources of business span the entire country and are especially strong in the New York region.

Kieran J. Moran
Bachelor of Science - The University of Connecticut

  • 2011 Founding Partner – Surety Advisors & Risk Management, LLC
  • 12 years at Avalon Risk as Senior Vice President – Surety Underwriting
  • 4 years at Amwest Surety Insurance Company, New York as Assistant Branch Manager and Senior Underwriter
  • 3 years at Continental Insurance Corp. / CNA Surety, Hartford and New York City as a Senior Underwriter, Underwriter and Underwriter Trainee
  • New Jersey Resident - U.S. Citizen
  • Licensed Insurance Producer
  • AFSB Designation from the Insurance Institute of America

Charles P. Moran
Bachelor of Science - Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

  • 2011 Founding Partner – Surety Advisors & Risk Management, LLC
  • 12 years at Avalon Risk as Executive Vice President - Surety Underwriting
  • 6 years at Amwest Surety Insurance Company as Branch Manager for both New York City and New Jersey Branches
  • 4 years at Seaboard Surety Company, New York City as a surety Underwriter
  • New Jersey Resident - U.S. Citizen
  • Licensed Insurance Producer

Chris W. Temeles
Bachelor of Science - Rutgers University

  • 5 years at International Fidelity Insurance Company as a Home Office Underwriting Manager and NY/NJ Regional Manager
  • 4 years at Avalon Risk as a Senior Account Manager
  • 4 years at Prismatic Development Corporation in the construction industry
  • Past President of the NYC Surety Association (2009)
  • Active member of NYC Surety Association, NJ Surety Association, NJ Subcontractors Association, Construction Financial Management Association, and UTCA
  • New Jersey Resident - U.S. Citizen

Kelly A. Brannan
Bachelor of Arts - The University of Scranton

  • 2011 Surety Advisors & Risk Management, LLC
  • 3 years at Avalon Risk as a Surety Underwriter
  • 3 years at The Hamilton Group as a Surety Bond Administrator
  • New Jersey Resident – U.S. Citizen
  • Licensed Insurance Producer
  • New Jersey State Notary Public

Jack Genet
Bachelor of Arts - The University of Virginia

  • 2012 Surety Advisors & Risk Management, LLC
  • New Jersey Resident – U.S. Citizen
  • Licensed Insurance Producer